Tag Archives: Somerville

In and out

[singlepic id=41 w= h= float=center] I took this picture of the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge (see map below the image here) because it symbolizes a couple of things: (1) coming and going: We crossed this bridge many … Continue reading

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Getting in the mood

[singlepic id=37 w= h=900 float=center]   On Thursday we went to see the Somerville Fireworks Show to get us in the mood for the 4th of July celebrations.

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Sadie

[singlepic id=17 w=900 h= float=center] Last Sunday I went out with our landlady and her dog Sadie to practice with my longer lens and a moving target. Sadie is a very excitable dog and likes to run after every ball … Continue reading

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Hurdy-Gurdy Man

A couple of weeks ago, Sprout had a Spaghetti Dinner about “The Drone” and this man, who I only know as the Hurdy-Gurdy Man, was telling us about his drone instrument: the hurdy gurdy. It was great fun to hear … Continue reading

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Classic on Elm Street

This seems to be a 1956 Mercury Monterey. I was biking to work a couple of weeks ago when I saw this classic. Fortunately, I had my Lomo with me and what you see here is a low-resolution scan from … Continue reading

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soft

Detail of a cherry blossom from the tree in front of our house. Tonight it’s supposed to drop below 0 ºC/32 ºF and I hope the buds and blossoms survive. The temperature variance in Spring in New England still amazes … Continue reading

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the liquor store

The liquor store around the corner. They also happen to have very nice cheeses and other goodies for special occasions. For the first time in a couple of weeks it was actually raining again, which gave me the opportunity to … Continue reading

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bite me

My quest for color continues. The warm afternoon was perfect for exploring a new part of town. I found these berries at Mystic River Reservation, a small park on the other side of the Mystic River that separates Somerville from … Continue reading

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five

This one was taken in Somerville in our neighborhood. I like it that there are a lot of little gardens in front of the houses that show the whole variety: from complete wilderness to totally organized.

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character

A car from the good ol’ times when Ford still knew how to make rides with character. I noticed it when I was walking down the street this morning. Some time ago I also saw an old, but well preserved, … Continue reading

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